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GenSan offers free viewing of Pacquiao-Thurman fight

GenSan offers free viewing of Pacquiao-Thurman fight By Alejandro Saludo GENERAL SANTOS CITY — Boxing fans here will have a “ringside view” via live telecast of Sunday’s highly-anticipated fight of “fighting senator” Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao against undefeated American brawler Keith Thurman in Las Vegas. Lady Manalo, city sports office head, said Friday the city government … Continue reading

Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense
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Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense

Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The latest success of world champion Manny Pacquiao over Adrien Broner in their “Return to Vegas” title fight last Sunday provides inspiration to Filipino boxers to train longer, work harder, and fight better to achieve their dreams of bringing honor to the country. … Continue reading

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Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return

Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao stepped into a boxing ring in Las Vegas for the first time in nearly three years. In his return, however, he showcased a vintage performance. Pacquiao successfully retained his World Boxing Association welterweight championship with a brilliant victory … Continue reading

Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace
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Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace

Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace By Azer Parrocha   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang congratulated boxer-senator Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao for defending his World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight title after a unanimous decision win over Adrien Broner at MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas on Sunday (Manila time). Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this remark after … Continue reading

Free viewing of Pacquiao-Matthysse fight in GenSan, nearby areas
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Free viewing of Pacquiao-Matthysse fight in GenSan, nearby areas

  Free viewing of Pacquiao-Matthysse fight in GenSan, nearby areas GENERAL SANTOS CITY (Philippines News Agency) –Thousands of boxing fans here and the neighboring areas will be treated anew to a “ringside view” of boxing icon Senator Manny Pacquiao’s comeback fight on Sunday against Argentinian brawler Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Lady Manalo, city … Continue reading

Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks
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Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks

  Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks GENERAL SANTOS CITY–With just less than three weeks left before his defining fight with WBA champion Lucas Matthysse, Manny Pacquiao’s handlers were pleased with the work ethic shown by the 39-year-old legend. Just moments after Pacquiao displayed his old and fiery form on Tuesday, staggering sparring partner Gherich Chavez … Continue reading